Poor feeder design

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Nesikep

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You need to cut out every other bar
or add one more in!

I was putting dividers in a feeder, and then I stopped and looked and thought "Hmm, that's just wide enough for a calf head to get stuck in it".. so I went to get another bar, and came back to this... guess I was rigtht! (She's now my oldest cow and will be 14 years old in the spring)

 

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You need to cut out every other bar
BINGO!
Really like those two piece feeders. The bottom bar spacing is the down fall. The solid skirt is worthless. The welds break and them there is nothing on the bottom. Cut every other bar off and your good to go.
 

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I like the ones with 4 rings around bottom they are heavy and high. Bottom one rots off still good to go just a little shorter.
 

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Ours get all the way in , then get their fat butts hung, on the way out. Feeder turned over, calf pinned, had to cut 2 out the last 2 yrs. Gone to plastic, at least easier to cut with a hackxaw.
 

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